Jockey John Velazquez riding Authentic, wins the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, Saturday, Sept. 5

Kentucky Derby Runs Amid Protests Demanding Justice For Breonna Taylor

Thousands demonstrated in Louisville carrying signs that read "No Justice, No Derby" and demanding the annual horse race be canceled.


1:36Racehorse Attachment Rate works out for Saturday's Kentucky Derby, to be run with protesters outside and no fans inside.
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Racial Tensions and Pandemic Mark Saturday's Kentucky Derby Run

1:08New York Mets pitcher Tom Seaver poses for a photo in March 1968.

Baseball Hall Of Famer Tom Seaver Dies At 75

0:49Georgetown coach John Thompson shouts to the floor during the Hovas' NCAA semifinal game against St. John's in 1985.

Legendary Georgetown Basketball Coach John Thompson Dies At 78

1:18Officials stand beside an empty court at the scheduled start of an NBA basketball first round playoff game.
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Athletes Go On Strike For Jacob Blake

1:22Milwaukee Bucks signage is displayed on screens beside an empty court before the scheduled start of an NBA basketball
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NBA Playoff Games Postponed Amid Player Boycott

2:54Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic
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Should Athletes Get Preferential Turnaround Times For COVID-19 Tests?

0:34NTSB investigators Adam Huray and Carol Hogan examine wreckage from the crash that killed Kobe Bryant and eight others
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Company Involved In Bryant Crash Sues Air Traffic Controllers

0:33A memorial for Kobe Bryant near Staples Center.
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Street In L.A. Renamed After Kobe Bryant

1:11The Washington Football Team has hired Jason Wright as team president.
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Washington Football Team Hires NFL's First Black Team President

1:04Medical personnel administer COVID-19 testing at a drive-through site.
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FDA Approves Emergency Authorization For COVID-19 Saliva Test

2:45Alabama football player scores touchdown against Clemson
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How College Football Programs Are Working To Ensure There's A Season

2:47Fans cheer the 2018 University of Michigan Football team as they enter the field
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The Complex Challenges In The Return of College Sports

1:23NBA players and coaches lock arms and kneel before an NBA basketball game.
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Professional Sports More Open About Social Justice Messaging

2:21St. Louis Cardinals on the mound
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Positive COVID-19 Tests Postpones Another MLB Game

1:01Philadelphia Phillies helmet and bat
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2 Philadelphia Phillies Staffers Test Positive For The Coronavirus

2:07A security guard wearing a face mask stands near a basketball arena at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Wednesday, July 29.
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NBA Restarts Season While Other Leagues Ponder COVID-19 Plans

1:02Miami Marlins' manager Don Mattingly
Chris Szagola / AP

Miami Marlins' Season Paused After More Positive COVID-19 Tests

1:09Patrick Mahomes
Doug Benc / AP

Patrick Mahomes Joins Kansas City Royals Ownership Group

1:31A foul ball sits in the empty stands of a Marlins and Phillies baseball game in Philadelphia.
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Two MLB Games Postponed Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

1:48Washington Football Team player
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NFL Washington Redskins Temporarily Renamed 'Washington Football Team'

1:03NFL football
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NFL Requiring Fans To Wear Face Coverings At Games

1:08NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell leaves an owners meeting.
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Reports: NFL Cancels 2020 Preseason

1:26Toronto Blue Jays players
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Toronto Blue Jays Still Don't Have A Site For 2020 Season Home Games

1:10File image of a football
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California High School Fall Sports Delayed Over COVID-19

0:56Members of the Tampa Bay Rays await the start of a team baseball scrimmage in St. Petersburg, Fla.
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Major League Baseball Exhibition Games Provide Look At Season Ahead

1:38Washington Redskins NFL football team logo
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D.C. NFL Team Faces Sexual Harassment, Verbal Abuse Allegations

0:41The Washington Redskins logo is shown on the field.
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Washington Redskins Will Change Team Name

1:20Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James dribbles during an NBA basketball game.
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LeBron James To Forgo Social Justice Message On Jersey

1:00This Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, shows the Pac-12 logo during the second half of an NCAA college football game
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Pac-12 And Big Ten Announce Conference-Only Fall Season

1:02Coco Gauff
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Wimbledon To Pay All Competitors In Canceled 2020 Tournament